Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Electricity - production map
Energy-Water Nexus Around the World and the Missing Link
Forbes - 4/10/2014 6:38:00 PM
Naturally, the biggest water users for energy production are also the world’s largest electricity generators: the United States, the European Union, China, and India. All four regions/countries have power plants to meet their populations’ energy ...
World’s coal resources rapidly running out of water
Renew Economy - 4/16/2014 3:36:06 AM
Water is essential for energy production—when water risks arise ... As well, more than 50 percent of the world’s largest coal-producing/consuming countries face high to extremely high levels of water stress, which can be attributed to the many ...
Wind energy production low in Pacific Islands
Solomon Star - 4/16/2014 5:52:07 AM
Wind power has become the least expensive and fastest growing source of renewable energy in the world. In the Pacific Islands States ... Although a number of Pacific Island countries already have wind resource monitoring systems in place, the transition ...
IPCC: Solar most technically feasible means of cutting power emissions
PV Tech - 4/16/2014 8:15:16 AM
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has said solar has the largest technical feasibility in mitigating harmful emissions from electricity production ... “If the world’s countries cannot take on sufficiently ambitious mitigation ...
Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/5/2012 4:26:46 PM
Closing out this series (I think), below are the top countries in the world* for wind power capacity relative to electricity production**. In other words, these are the countries that have the most wind power compared to their electricity production.
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook, which projects oil ... Yet, the IEA believes that over half of this production will come from two countries: Iraq and Brazil. First, let’s take Iraq. Iraq has the fifth ...
JSC Gazprom Neft : G-Energy Team leads in the FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup following the 2014 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge
4 Traders - 4/15/2014 4:16:04 PM
G-Energy Team leads in the FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup following the 2014 Abu Dhabi Desert ... Gazpromneft-Lubricants is a subsidiary of Gazprom Neft specializing in the production and sale of oils, lubricants, and other service fluids.
Boosting Productivity in the Chinese Mining Industry
AzoMining.com - 4/16/2014 8:51:04 AM
China is leading the worldwide coal production market, and one of the fastest ways to increase electricity ... of the country’s industrial revolution. Sandvik Group is a global industrial group with advanced products and world-leading positions in ...
Top 10 oil companies in the world
energydigital.com - 4/11/2014 5:00:46 AM
They operate in most of the world's countries and are best known by the ... Royal Dutch Shell Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with an average daily crude production of 3.9 million barrels per day. Their upstream segment ...
Z Energy to build 5 MMgy biodiesel facility in New Zealand
Biodiesel Magazine - 4/15/2014 5:13:20 PM
Z Energy, headquartered in Wellington, says it plans to use tallow as feedstock for its new facility, using about 10 percent of the country’s inedible tallow production ... have a role to play in ensuring the world addresses very real climate change ...
Nigeria Planning Country's First Nuclear Power Plant
The Huffington Post - 4/15/2014 11:51:13 AM
Nigeria is the largest oil producer in Africa and is currently the world ... electricity. He also told the NSS audience that Nigeria is committed to negotiations on a "multi-lateral, internationally and effectively verifiable treaty banning the production ...
Kansas wind energy faces obstacles despite gains
The Tampa Tribune - 4/13/2014 3:42:39 PM
the Lawrence Journal-World reported (http://bit.ly/1ewZPRV ). Such production accounts for nearly 20 percent of all electricity generated in Kansas, up from 11 percent in 2012. "Wind energy development in Kansas has a full head of steam," said Rod Freeman ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Thomson Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
The following provides estimates of the cost of running a field for OPEC members and other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy ... of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...
The 17 Countries Generating The Most Nuclear Power
The Business Insider - 3/5/2014 11:59:52 PM
... licensing their technology to developing countries looking for a new energy source. For that reason, nuclear power has remained a viable and important form of energy, one which will be integral to the world over the next fifty years. We took a look at ...